News, Events and Features

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Christmas, Through the Eyes of God

The little boy went straight to the giant who was feared by many. As the little boy gets nearer and nearer, he realized that it was small. Then, the ‘giant’ introduced himself-- “My name is Fear,” continued Father Willy M. Samson, SJ his story to...

The Jun Impas Story

An academic success more than 4 decades in the making, Jun Impas’ name circulated across the social media when he revealed in his posted photos that he finished college at the age of 49. An extraordinary but, as he proved it, not impossible feat,...

Rector’s Cup III: Turnover Ceremony

Three years after the initial Rector’s Cup, the leadership of UST’s annual alumni golf competition has now been passed on to the next tournament director. On the afternoon of the fifth of October, the official turnover ceremony of the Rector’s Cup...

Senior Academy Program 2018

A project dedicated to all seasoned Thomasians, the Senior Academy program was designed to not only give entertainment but also provide valuable information regarding the seniors’ health, welfare, benefits and rights. Already on its 2nd year, the...

Rector’s Cup III: The Third Thomasian Alumni Golf Tournament

Despite the adverse circumstances that postponed the original schedule of the 3rd Rector’s Cup Alumni Golf Tournament, the Office of Alumni Relations (OAR) and UST Alumni Association Inc. (USTAAI) finally initiated the commencement of this year’s...

UST SOCCSKSARGEN: Chapter Visit, Fellowship, and Induction of Officers

Day 1 (August 30, 2018) Departure to General Santos City The UST Office of Alumni Relations (OAR) and UST Alumni Association Inc. (AAI) teams arrived at the General Santos City airport at around 2:30 in the afternoon. They were warmly welcomed by...

Tomasinong Isabelino: A Chapter Timeline

HISTORY The Tomasinong Isabelino was conceived on June 26, 2015, during the Holy Spirit Mass of the Lyceum of Aparri, Cagayan, upon the invitation of Fr. Joel Reyes, the executive vice president of the school.Fr. Ric-Zeus E. Angobung, the then...

Korean Language Program

Last July 28 the Korean Language Program launched by the Office of Alumni Relations (OAR) has reached its last session. The recently concluded language program ran every Saturday afternoon from May 25 to July 28 at the USTAAI Conference Room...

Tomasinong Kapampangan: Alumni Basketball League Champions

TOMASINONG KAPAMPANGAN BASKETBALL TEAM  It all started when the One La Salle Alumni Association Inc. (OLSAAI) started a basketball league to further promote their association. Initially, the league was opened for alumni associations of the UAAP...

Tomasinong Kapampangan: 3rd Anniversary, 2nd General Assembly and UST OAR’s Chapter Visit

The Tomasinong Kapampangan, one of the pioneer UST Alumni Chapters, celebrated their 3rd anniversary and held their 2nd general assembly on July 4 at Max’s Villa del Sol in San Fernando, Pampanga. Among those who were present in the much-awaited...

UST Golden Cross and Saber Alumni Association, Inc. Turnover Ceremony

On the afternoon of the 24 th of June, the UST Golden Cross and Saber Alumni Association Inc. (USTGCSAI), the official organization of all Reserve Officers and Training Corps (ROTC) alumni, held a turnover ceremony of their Board of Directors. The...

Tourism & Hospitality Management: The First Grand Alumni Homecoming

“Gratitude is the memory of the heart.” This was one of the quotes mentioned by Very Rev. Fr. Romulo Rodriguez, O.P. J.C.D., the former Regent of the College of Tourism and Hospitality Management (CTHM), in his inspirational message given during...

Tomasinong Bikolano: Chapter Visit 2018

Good food, good view, good company—the Tomasinong Bikolano warmly welcomed the UST Office of Alumni Relations (OAR) and UST Alumni Association Inc. (AAI) team as they conduct a chapter visit on May 18-19, 2018. Excited for a rare opportunity to get...

Thomasian Alumni Pilgrimage: Visita Iglesia to the Diocese of Antipolo

A project that aims to pave the way to personal development of our Thomasian alumni, the University of Santo Tomas Office of Alumni Relations (OAR) organized this year’s first pilgrimage. The pilgrimage is a biannual project started in 2016 where...

Rector’s Cup III: Courtesy Call

The Office of Alumni Relations (OAR), in coordination with the UST Alumni Association Inc., organized a courtesy call of the team captains and the core organizing team to our university’s Rector.   Those who were present in the event were Very Rev....

ENGGAHLING 2018: The Grand Alumni Homecoming

If there’s one thing our Thomasian engineers know how to do best, it is partying their hearts out. Last February 17, the Faculty of Engineering alumni celebrated their alumni homecoming with sumptuous food, excellent entertainment, and enticing...

Evangelista Lounge and Lobby: The Blessing

In an event of grace, gathering and exemplary charity, the Drs. Jose and Stella Evangelista Lounge and Lobby were unveiled and christened last January 12. The batch 1968 of the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery were the witnesses of the christening...

UST Education High School: The General Alumni Homecoming 2018

As stated by people from different walks of life, high school years are, most of the time, considered to be one of the most fun and adventurous part of one’s life; and the people and memories shared in these years will be deep-seated in people’s...

The UST Faculty of Medicine Grand Alumni Homecoming: The “Welcome Home” Walk

The UST Medical Alumni Association (USTMAA) started their grand alumni homecoming the same way our newest Thomasians do—walking their way home. Last January 11, years after finishing their medicine degree, the USTMAA jubilarians had their very own...

COCAFI: The Grand Alumni Homecoming 2018

In a celebration of their roots and values, the College of Commerce Alumni Foundation Inc. (COCAFI) welcomed their alumni home with a night of solemn festivity last February 3. Their alumni homecoming, which was kicked off by a welcome walk held 2...

Featured Alumni

Recognition is always given to those who are worthy. The Outstanding Thomasian Alumni (TOTAL) Award is given to those who exemplified the Thomasian core values in their respective field of expertise.
Mr. Antonio S. Adriano

2016 TOTAL Awardee for Interior Design

Ms. Rubilen D. Amit

2016 TOTAL Awardee for Outstanding Young Thomasian

Mr. Cesar Apolinario

2016 TOTAL Awardee for Media

Atty. Teresita Baldos

2016 TOTAL Awardee for Law and Justice

Mr. Carl E. Balita

2016 TOTAL Awardee for Health-Nursing

Arch. Carmelo T. Casas

2016 TOTAL Awardee for Architecture

Mr. Michael M. Coroza

2016 TOTAL Awardee for Humanities

Dr. Allan D. De Guzman

2016 TOTAL Awardee for Education

Ms. Elena Mari Ginia Domingo

2016 TOTAL Awardee for Business

Dr. Gerardo C. Janairo

2016 TOTAL Awardee for Science and Technology

Fr. Leo Nilo C. Mangussad

2016 TOTAL Awardee for Performing Arts

Ms. Amelia Rosales

2016 TOTAL Awardee for Health-Nursing

Dr. Juan Sanchez

2016 TOTAL Awardee for Medicine

Atty. Rosario T. Setias-Reyes

2016 TOTAL Awardee for Law and Justice

Hon. Aurelio Umali

2016 TOTAL Awardee for Public Service